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What You Need to Know About Type 1 Diabetes

Also known as Insulin Dependent Diabetes, type 1 diabetes is, “a disease in which the pancreas produces little to no insulin.” (Hales & Lauzon, 2018). Although this disease is most often diagnosed in individuals aged 75 years and older, chances are that you or someone you know has diabetes. That is the very reason you should be interested in this article! Being a disease that … Continue reading What You Need to Know About Type 1 Diabetes

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A Pandemic and an Apathetic Worldview (Pandemic Apathy)

Why does it feel like I don’t care about anything anymore? What are these feelings of apathy? Apathy can be defined as a lack of interest, enthusiasm, or concern. With each new lockdown or new set of restrictions, I feel myself becoming less and less interested in anything and everything. Apathy can be used to help understand “Pandemic fatigue” or “Pandemic fear” through a mental … Continue reading A Pandemic and an Apathetic Worldview (Pandemic Apathy)

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From Frames To Film

This is a repost of a past article. The original publishing date was February 25th, 2019.Written by: Tyler DeWacht We tend to take a lot of things for granted today, such as television and video games. We can instantly catch the newest episode of our favorite series no matter where we are, a detailed color image takes less than a second to capture, and we … Continue reading From Frames To Film

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Lessons From The Unexpected

The following is an unpublished Bolt article originally submitted in March 2019, written shortlyafter the end of in-person classes, by a member of the Class of 2020. A post-script follows theoriginal article text. So this is how it ends. A pandemic. A punctuated semester. A weekend away fromschool that will never end for graduating students. Yes, classes continue, or not, for a small fewwitnessing a … Continue reading Lessons From The Unexpected

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Preventing Sleep Deprivation

We are coming to the end of online learning for the winter semester, and we have faced theimpossible of learning online during a pandemic. It can be easy to lose our motivation, but asstudents and professors, we have been tested to change the way we look at learning. We mustcheck on our mental health during this time. We may have even lost a lot of … Continue reading Preventing Sleep Deprivation